Unformatted text preview: Charge code or item number Description GL n umber Department Price/charge HCPCS/CPT code Revenue code 2. What is meant by Chargemaster Maintenance? Chargemaster Maintenance is a process that makes sure all services are charged correctly, facilities are compliant with government regulations for pricing, and the organization gets reimbursed the correct amount. 3. What is the difference between "hard coding" vs "soft coding"? Hard-coding is when codes are assigned by the CDM without human intervention. While soft-coding is when the codes are assigned by a coding spet. 4. Identify and provide an example of a revenue code. Oncology 0280 5. What four skills should a Chargemaster coordinator possess? Considerable knowledge of the revenue cycle Good communication skills, both verbal and written Understanding of coding and reimbursement systems Management experience...
View Full Document
- Winter '16
- Electric charge, chargemaster maintenance